German Unity Day: 12 photos from 3 October 1990
October 3 is German Unity Day. These photos from 1990 show how Berlin celebrated and demonstrated after […]
EURO 2024 is coming to Berlin: How to buy tickets
At Euro 2024, Germany is hosting a major international football competition for the first time since 2006. […]
Megan’s Megacan: On the campaign trail in Bayern
Konrad Werner heads to the land of Brezls for the election campaign as Markus Söder seeks re-election […]
Right-wing demonstration in central Berlin on German Unity Day
Around 5,000 supporters of the AfD gathered in Lustgarten in central Berlin in a protest for "Transparent […]
Investigation into Berlin “Russian propaganda” centre dropped
The agency behind Friedrichstrasse's Russian house is on an EU sanctions list, but no investigation can continue […]
The best ramen in Berlin: Where to eat Japanese noodle soup
Tontoksu, tantan, shio, miso. However you take it, there is little better than a comforting bowl of […]
Concerts of the week: Our tips for live music in Berlin
There are so many concerts in Berlin that it can be hard to keep them all straight. […]
What to do this weekend: Berlin’s best events
In Berlin and don't know what to do? Don't worry. These are our picks of the best […]
Taco takeover: Our favourite Mexican bites in Berlin
After so many false alarms, there’s finally edible Mexican food in Berlin! These taqueros have helped break […]
Blind Rate: We put popular Späti brews to the test
Our resident food and beverage expert put some classic Berlin Späti brews to a blind taste test […]
“For me, it’s easy to go big”: Muralist Kera paints the town
We chatted to the muralist Kera about his path to covering Berlin, and the world, in colour.
Fotografiska: Art after hours
In Fotografiska, Berlin has a new late-night art space and, judging by its opening exhibitions, it looks […]
Oyèmi Noize: At the heart of it all
There are few Berlin musicians more versatile than singer-songwriter Oyèmi Hessou. We caught up to find out […]
Daði Freyr – I Made An Album: Authentic, absurd pop
It's hard not to love the absurd pop and endless modesty of Icelandic Euro star Daði Freyr.
How a slower pace is bringing the best out of Berlin theatre
It's a matter of time. Our stage editor reflects on a summer filled with some of the […]
Sibylle Berg’s state of emergency
Author and playwright Sibylle Berg has satirised our relationship with technology, power and gender in over 15 […]
Publishing as artwork: Miss Read 2023
We spoke to the organisers about what to expect at this year's Miss Read Art Book Fair.
The best English bookstores in Berlin
Through the pandemic, the city’s world-class English-language bookstores remained open. We round up the oldest, the newest […]
Maja Classen on kink, queerness and breaking down taboos
Filmmaker Maja Classen's latest documentary, 'Truth or Dare', explores Berlin's queer, sex-positive spaces.
Seven Winters in Tehran: Smuggled footage and Iranian injustice
Director Steffi Niederzoll about her documentary Seven Winters in Tehran, winner of Berlinale Perspektive award. Join us […]
“We’re closer than ever” What next for Berlin’s housing referendum?
An expert commission ruled that Berlin really can take back the city’s housing from corporate landlords. So, […]
Berlin heists: A recent history of bank robberies, break-ins and shoot outs
Berlin is creative in all things: art, music, theatre... and robbery. This is a history of some […]
What remains of Nazi architecture in Berlin?
The sinister architectural legacy of the Third Reich in 12 buildings
Update: What you need to know about Germany’s €49 ticket
With the Deutschlandticket, public transport all across Germany costs a flat rate of €49 per month.